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Jonquel Jones scored 27 points and Courtney Williams added 25 to help the Connecticut Sun rout the Los Angeles Sparks 94-68 on Thursday night and take a 2-0 lead in the WNBA semifinals.
Guard Courtney Williams was a bundle of energy when Connecticut needed it most against Los Angeles in the WNBA semifinal opener.
Alyssa Thomas had 22 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead a balanced Connecticut offense and the Sun opened the WNBA semifinals with an 84-75 win over the Los Angeles Sparks on Tuesday night.
Speaking before the Sparks' semifinal game at Connecticut on Tuesday, Chiney Ogwumike praised arena security after she and her sister were rushed by a fan following Los Angeles' playoff win at Staples Center on Sunday.
From the moment he first met with the Sparks, coach Derek Fisher was open with them about being fired by the Knicks -- and coming back from failure.
Can Las Vegas stop Elena Delle Donne? Can L.A. steal a road game from Connecticut? Our roundtable breaks down the X factors in the WNBA semifinals.
Chelsea Gray had 21 points and eight assists, Candace Parker added 11 points, 10 rebounds and six assists, and the Los Angeles Sparks beat Seattle 92-69 on Sunday to eliminate the defending-champion Storm from the WNBA playoffs.
It's all-or-nothing Sunday when Los Angeles hosts Seattle and Las Vegas hosts Chicago in the second round of the WNBA playoffs.
The leader of the Women's National Basketball Players Association, and the Los Angeles Sparks, Ogwumike readies for sport-altering negotiation.
The 2019 WNBA semifinals are set. Top-seeded Washington faces Las Vegas and Connecticut plays Los Angeles.
Before the WNBA's playoffs open Wednesday (ESPN2, 8 p.m. ET), ESPN's panel weighs in with predictions for how the 2019 postseason will unfold.
LaChina Robinson and Devereaux Peters analyze the Sparks & the Aces, who both have a first round bye, and discuss what each team needs to do to advance to the semifinals.
Elena Delle Donne is espnW's unanimous WNBA MVP, the Lynx's Napheesa Collier is Rookie of the Year, and the Sky's James Wade is Coach of the Year.
Riquna Williams hit four 3-pointers and finished with 15 points to help the Los Angeles Sparks beat Minnesota 77-68 on Sunday, ruining the Lynx's chance of hosting a playoff game in the first round.
Four WNBA playoff seeds are set, and the final four will be determined Sunday on the last day of the regular season.
We know which eight teams are playoff-bound. But there's a lot left to be decided as we enter the final weekend of the WNBA regular season.
Candace Parker scored 20 points, Nneka Ogwumike added 14 points and 10 rebounds and the Los Angeles Sparks wrapped up the No. 3 seed with a 102-68 victory over the Seattle Storm on Thursday night.
Candace Parker and Chiney Ogwumike each had double-doubles and Los Angeles overcame a slow start to beat the last-place Atlanta Dream 70-60 on Tuesday night in a game that put the Sparks in position to earn a first-round bye in the playoffs.
Chelsea Gray scored a career-high 30 points and tied a franchise record with seven 3-pointers, leading the Los Angeles Sparks to an 87-83 victory over the Indiana Fever on Thursday night.
Aerial Powers scored 20 points, Elena Delle Donne added 14 and the first-place Washington Mystics beat the Los Angeles Sparks 95-66 on Tuesday night for their eighth straight home win.
Riquna Williams scored 21 points and the Los Angeles Sparks beat Connecticut 84-72 on Sunday, knocking the Sun out of the top spot in the WNBA standings.
Nneka Ogwumike had 17 points, seven rebounds and five steals as the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Indiana Fever 98-65 on Thursday night for their 10th straight win at home.
Points Per Game
Assists Per Game
Field Goal Percentage
Rebounds Per Game
Steals Per Game
Blocks Per Game
Points Per Game80.1
Rebounds Per Game34.2
Assists Per Game18.6